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M.Sc. On Campus Online

Information Technology

North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University

12 months
Duration
17544 USD/year
4744 USD/year
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About

By pursuing this Master of Science degree at North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University, you will gain the mastery and expertise necessary to succeed in the profession. This Information Technology degree program is also offered online.

Overview

The Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) program from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University is consistently ranked among the Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Programs by U.S. News and World Report.

This degree program prepares students to pursue technical as well as management careers in all employment sectors. The program emphasizes the acquisition of sound theoretical concepts with intensive "hands-on" experience in information technology. The courses are taught by faculty with high-level expertise gained through their research activity, affiliations with industry and professional experience. Research areas include cloud computing, computer and network security, high performance computing, and wireless networking.

Recent graduates are employed by IBM, General Electric, Northrop Grumman, John Deere, USAA, BB&T, First Citizens, AT&T, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and local, state and federal agencies.

Specializations (or Careers)

  • Computer Networking and Communications
  • Computer Security
  • Web Technologies
  • Digital Media Technologies
  • Database Management

Programme Structure

Learning Outcomes

  • Communication Skills: Students completing the MS degree program in Information Technology will exhibit effective communication skills (written, oral, graphic and interpersonal) appropriate for professionals in this field of study at the master’s level.
  • Critical Thinking Skills: Students completing the MS degree program in Information Technology will effectively use quantitative and/or qualitative analytical problem-solving skills appropriate for professionals in this field of study at the master’s level.
  • Disciplinary Expertise: Students completing the MS degree program in Information Technology will demonstrate a level of discipline-specific expertise (knowledge, skills, and professionalism) appropriate for professionals in information technology at the master’s level.
  • Research/Creative Engagement: Students completing the MS degree program in Information

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An applicant may be given unconditional admission to the MSIT Program if they possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with an overall GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale. If an applicant does not meet these admission requirements, they may be admitted conditionally.
  • Online application for admission to the Graduate College.
  • Recommendations: Three recommendations are expected.
  • Personal statement of interest in the program, as required. 
  • English language proficiency: International applicants are required to provide evidence of English language proficiency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17544 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8772 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    4744 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2372 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • Online North Carolina Students: $233/credit hour.
  • Online Out of State Students: $860/credit hour.

Living costs for Greensboro

1001 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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